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Assistive technology for rehabilitation therapists

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Published by F.A. Davis in Philadelphia, PA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rehabilitation technology,
  • Children with disabilities -- Rehabilitation

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJennifer Angelo ; editor, Shelly Lane.
    ContributionsLane, Shelly.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRM950 .A53 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 254 p. :
    Number of Pages254
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL981583M
    ISBN 100803601360
    LC Control Number96019181

    Pediatric assistive technology devices for speech are used with children who have difficulty producing coherent speech, communicating their needs and desires verbally, or who are completely nonverbal. These devices give the child a way to communicate that does not depend upon speech production. Many of these devices are used by speech therapists as part of a program to encourage communication.   Rehabilitation Engineering and Assistive Technology Society of North America. The continued family of websites, including , is an approved CE provider by the Rehabilitation Engineering and Assistive Technology Society of North America (RESNA). This course is offered for CEUs (Intermediate level, unknown Area).5/5(). A qualified speech and language pathologist / therapist can provide therapy exercises, help you develop strategies, and give you advice on assistive communication options. Types of dysarthria Ataxic dysarthria can cause poor coordination of the speech muscles meaning that speech and volume is slow, erratic and irregular.


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Assistive Technology for Rehabilitation Therapists 1st Edition by Jennifer Angelo PhD OTR FAOTA (Author), Shelly J Lane PhD OTR FAOTA (Author) ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important. ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book. Format: Paperback.

Families, teachers, and therapists who are searching for an update about how to use the latest technologies to help individuals who struggle with communication, literacy, and learning will benefit from the wealth of practical, well-organized information in this second edition of Assistive Technology in Special by: 2.

Assistive Technology Assessment Handbook, Second Edition, proposes an international ideal model for the assistive technology assessment process, outlining how this model can be applied in practice to re-conceptualize the phases of an assistive technology delivery system according to the biopsychosocial model of disability.

The model provides reference guidelines for evidence-based 5/5(1). In Assistive Technology: Matching Device and Consumer for Successful Rehabilitation, contributing authors explore ways psychologists and other helping professionals can collaborate with users of assistive technology to help them get the most out of these devices.

Thanks in large part to the past century's advances in technology, people with disabilities can live independent lives, contribute to Pages: ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xviii, pages: illustrations ; 23 cm: Contents: Ch.

A Guide for Assistive Technology Therapists --Ch. tion for Wheelchair Seating / Susan Johnson Taylor --Ch. Methods --Ch. es --Ch. -Technology Interface Devices --Ch. d and Manual Wheelchair Mobility / Susan Johnson.

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Rehabilitative and assistive technology refers to tools, equipment, or products that can help people with disabilities successfully complete activities at school, home, work, and in the community.

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Assistive technology (AT) helps individuals with disabilities participate fully in their educational, recreational, and vocational pursuits. This book traces the evolution of legislation that has. The first book of its kind, this text outlines and defines the process for selecting, integrating, and utilizing assistive technology in the work environment.

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Rehabilitation and job training programs, whether funded by government or private agencies, may pay for assistive technology and training to help people get jobs. Employers may pay for assistive technology that is a reasonable accommodation to enable an employee to perform essential job tasks.

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Assistive technology. You may need to consult with the physical therapist, occupational therapist, or another member of your rehabilitation team to find the assistive technologies that will give you the most benefit and to learn how to use them correctly and safely.

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